absorbent cotton

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1. a plant of the genus Gossypium.
2. a textile material derived from the seeds of this plant.
absorbable cotton oxidized cellulose.
absorbent cotton (purified cotton) cotton freed from impurities, bleached, and sterilized; used as a surgical dressing.

ab·sor·bent cot·ton

cotton from which all fatty matter has been extracted, so that it readily takes up fluids.

ab·sor·bent cot·ton

(ab-sōrbĕnt kotŏn)
Cotton from which all fatty matter has been extracted, so that it readily takes up fluids.
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With an annual overall capacity of 12,000 tons, Ihsan describes itself as the second largest producer and exporter of bleached absorbent cotton in the world.
The facilities in Nevada, Connecticut and Puerto Rico will operate under the supervision of general manager Tom Iwasyszyn, who will continue to guide the business under the Carolina Absorbent Cotton brand.
We also produce high-quality, cloth- like materials for tabletop, wiping and cleaning products, along with absorbent cotton fibers for health and beauty applications.
The company, which exhibited at INDEX for the first time this year, manufactures "Super White" bleached absorbent cotton for medical and healthcare applications and can customize products on demand with state-of-the-art equipment.
Tenders are invited for Two year rate contract for absorbent cotton wool ip 500 gm
Marusan has been a leading manufacturer of absorbent cotton, while Nisshinbo and Unitika are longstanding major manufacturers of many types of cotton textiles.
Limited tenders are invited for Supply of ABSORBENT COTTON ROLL 300 gm PACK: 1 X 300 gm ROLL
Cotton spunlaced nonwovens are made by applying water jets to a web formed by means of carding the absorbent cotton after it has been scoured and bleached.
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Surgical Items- Absorbent Cotton Roll (1X 500 Gm)